SOURCE: Knovel


November 22, 2011 09:00 ET

Knovel Selected for 2011-2012 EContent 100

Recognized by EContent as a Leader in the Digital Content Industry for the Sixth Time

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Nov 22, 2011) - Knovel, the leading provider of a Web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools, today announced it has been named to the EContent 100 -- a list of companies that matter most in the digital content industry. This is the second consecutive year Knovel has been selected for this list, totaling six appearances since 2003.

Experts in the digital content industry, including Information Today and EContent Magazine editors, compile the yearly EContent 100. This year, judges focused on companies in the world of digital publishing and media that are making substantial differences within their industries.

"For this year's EContent 100, we identified companies that have taken innovative approaches to providing high quality and easily accessible digital content, and Knovel is no exception," said Theresa Cramer, editor, EContent Magazine. "Knovel's continued dedication to provide its customers with the digital content they need through intuitive search tools merits this year's recognition."

Knovel offers an unmatched depth and breadth of validated engineering content, optimized search and data analysis tools, giving engineers convenient access to and the ability to analyze, document and incorporate data into their everyday work.

"We are pleased to be recognized by EContent again this year and believe this honor reflects our aim to provide tools that vastly improve access to information in the engineering community," said Chris Forbes, CEO and co-founder of Knovel. "We don't rest on our laurels. We continually add new tools, content, and subject areas to provide relevant answers engineers need. Our offering today is drastically different than the first year we appeared on the list, but our focus on the engineering community's needs remain constant."

The complete 2011-2012 EContent 100 list can be viewed online at

About Knovel
Knovel provides a Web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. Knovel users include thousands of engineers and applied scientists worldwide. Knovel has more than 700 customers worldwide including 74 of the Fortune 500 companies and more than 300 leading universities. Founded in 2000, Knovel is a private company headquartered in New York City. For more information, visit or call (866) 240-8174.

About EContent
EContent magazine targets the creators, managers, buyers, and sellers of digital content. Today, we are all publishers; organizations of all types must master digital content creation, management, delivery, and findability in order to succeed. From website information and marketing content, to YouTube and corporate communication videos; be it professionally or customer created or crowdsourced; delivered on your website, via mobile and other emerging digital devices, or via search or social media channels -- digital content is the lifeblood of organizations of all kinds. Thus, everyone from enterprises to traditional publishers must stay abreast of the best practices and emerging trends and tools in order to make the most of their digital content assets. Focused on content creation, management, delivery, and search, EContent magazine and keep CIOs, CTOs, CMOs, business managers, content strategists, and information and knowledge professionals ahead of the curve so that they can maximize their investment in digital content.

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